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Coffee filter flowers are simple yet provide an opportunity for kids to be creative. You can pair these flowers with your favorite picture books for a fun book-based activity.
Below, I’ve featured ten coffee filter flower crafts that your kids can enjoy. I’ve paired each one with a book for your convenience. I hope you enjoy them as much as we did!
Coffee Filter Flowers for Kids
The list below has a variety of coffee filter craft ideas. They range in difficulty from easy to medium.
Older kids can make all of these crafts, but younger kids may need a little assistance from a grown-up to get started.
BOOKS ABOUT FLOWERS
Fill your book basket with a great collection of preschool flower books. Most of these books can be found at your local library or used bookstore.
If you have a hard time finding them, you can order them through my Amazon affiliate links by clicking the images below.
Look! Flowers! – Look! Flowers! They’re beautiful to see. Turn the page and you’ll find out how amazing they can be.
Mrs. Peanuckle’s Flower Alphabet – From the aster to the zinnia, Mrs. Peanuckle introduces very young children to 26 types of flowers from across the globe. For each one, she offers a single defining characteristic, some of them very surprising.
The Reason for a Flower – The reason for a flower is to manufacture seeds, but Ruth Heller shares a lot more about parts of plants and their functions in her trademark rhythmic style.
MORE FLOWER FUN
Explore the great outdoors with this sensational garden-themed sensory bin! This bin includes bugs, flowers, pots, colored gems, and more. It will certainly make your child blossom with excitement!
Preschoolers will strengthen fine motor skills as they creatively stack flowers, stems, and leaves with this Play 2 Grow Flower Garden playset.
These wooden lacing flower cards make for great on the go activities during a long shopping trip, or while waiting in the doctor’s office. They are a must-have in “busy bag”!